On Saturday, the Buena Vista University baseball team won the NCAA Central Regional Championship with a thrilling 7-6 victory over Carthage College. With the win, the Beavers are headed to their first Division III College World Series.
Buena Vista improved to 32-16 overall, while tying last year's record for wins in a season. This is the first time BVU has advanced beyond regional play since 1968. The Beavers also become the Iowa Conference's first team to advance since 2005.
BVU will open World Series play against UW-Whitewater on Friday, May 27 at 4:30 p.m.